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 Helen Louise <I>Bryant</I> Tiller

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Helen Louise Bryant Tiller

  • Birth 29 Sep 1931 Sano, Adair County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 29 Aug 2012 Sano, Adair County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Adair County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 96238461

Known as Louise, she was my mother's first cousin and also good friend.

Her obituary from August 30, 2012 Columbia Magazine:

She was the matriarch of a large, highly regarded East Adair County, Kentucky, family. She leaves 19 direct and eight step descendants. She was a homemaker.

Helen Louise Bryant Tiller, 80 years of the Sano Community, in Adair County, Kentucky, passed away suddenly, Wednesday. August 29, 2012 at 7:53 pm CT, at the Westlake Regional Hospital Emergency Room in Columbia, Kentucky.

Funeral services will be Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 10 am CT, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, Kentucky, with Rev. Richie Curtis officiating. Interment will be in in the Freedom Cemetery, 576 Freedom Church Road, Columbia, Kentucky. The family request visitation after 4 pm CT, on Friday, August 31, 2012, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary.

She was born September 29, 1931 in the Sano area of Adair County the daughter of the late Elzia and Nola Cravens Bryant. She died Wednesday, August 29, 2012 in Columbia, Adair County, Kentucky, at the age of 80 years, 11 months.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Tiller on December 7, 1996, and by one son, Bobby Tiller on November 18, 1958, and by two brothers Tommy Bryant and Kenneth Bryant and by a son in law, Rev. Doug Wilcoxson.

She is survived by the following:

• Her children: Janet Corbin and husband Ronnie of Columbia, Kentucky; Ronnie Tiller and wife Sharon of Columbia, Kentucky; Michael Tiller and wife Linda of Columbia, Kentucky; Linda Cook and husband Ronald of Columbia, Kentucky; Regina Pinkerton and husband Daniel of Warren, Indiana

• One brother: Walker Bryant of Columbia, Kentucky

• Six grandchildren

• Two step grandchildren

• Eight great grandchildren

• And six step great grandchildren

Mrs. Tiller was a homemaker.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, Kentucky in charge of arrangements.

Family Members

Gravesite Details My mom was named after Louise's maternal grandfather, William Walker Cravens. My mom's middle name is Walker.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Louise Bryant Tiller (29 Sep 1931–29 Aug 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 96238461, citing Freedom Cemetery, Adair County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by J.Sullivan (contributor 46827102) .